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Born to a Baghdadi Jewish family, Nadira was introduced to the film industry by Sardar Akhtar, wife of film director Mehboob Khan, in the film Aan.

Lucknow: Meena Kumari or ‘The Tragedy Queen‘ ruled many hearts through her beautiful acting and mesmerising voice. Born on August 1, 1933, Meena ‘The Tragedy Queen’ was one of the most talented actresses who were appreciated by people as well as critics. On the 85th birth anniversary of the tragedy queen & legendary actress, let …